“It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.” -Robert Louis Stevenson ©Tom Gable Continue reading The Emanation from Old Trees
“Truly, were I every evening to depict sunrise, and every morning to see it, still I should cry, like the children, Once more, once more!” -Jean Paul Friedrich Richter Continue reading Once More! Once More!
“Wilderness is not only a haven for native plants and animals but it is also a refuge from society. Its a place to go to hear the wind and little else, see the stars and the galaxies, smell the pine trees, feel the cold water, touch the sky and the ground at the same time, … Continue reading See the Stars and Smell the Pines
I apologize for the absence of posts in the past few weeks! I have been out of the country and unable to post! However, I am back now and hope you enjoy today’s post! “I have found that people go to the wilderness for many things but, the most important of these is perspective. They may … Continue reading Far Deeper
“Come live with me where the river runs free, where beauty abounds, where there’s sweet harmony, When the birds sing out proudly from every tree, where I’ll always be, my home in the north Come live with me underneath the starry skies where northern lights dance, where timberwolves cry, When the wind whispers freedom through … Continue reading My Home in the North